Ask the Experts Patient Education Program: Liver Transplants
The American Liver Foundation’s Ask the Experts program series features a panel of experts in their field that will address four liver-related topics that affect patients and their caregivers. This program is free and intended for patients affected by liver disease, liver transplant recipients, and patient caregivers. The program is also open to health care providers. Each session will include a 10 – 15 minute presentation and time for Q&A from the audience. Heavy appetizers and beverages will be served.
Introduction: 6:30 p.m.
Meelie DebRoy, MD
Presentation 1: 6:35 p.m.
Nutrition Guidance to Survive and Thrive with Liver Disease
Jennifer Kerner, MS, RDN, LD
Presentation 2: 6:55 p.m.
Role of Social Work in the Transplant Team
Amy Eliason, LISW-S
Presentation 3: 7:15 p.m.
The Liver Transplant Evaluation from the Perspective of a Hepatologist
Seth Sclair, MD
Presentation 4: 7:35 p.m.
From the Patient Perspective